Gwollu Slave Defense Wall


Gwollu Slave Defense Wall

This wall of a rare traditional architecture located within the Chief Palace, the seat of the Paramount Chief, shows the remains of the slave defense wall that was erected by the people of Gwollu to defend themselves against the slave raiders.This initiative was led by Tangia a great warrior then.A tour of the remnant wall together with the interpretation provided by the local people makes this a unique historic site. Visitors include the Africa-Americans of the Diaspora interested in their roots, school groups and back-packer expatriate tourists within the northern sector and neighboring Burkina Faso.

Location: sissala West,
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Category: Historical /Heritage sites,
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